The Cannes Film Festival commenced on May 16 and will continue until May 27, captivating audiences worldwide. Renowned as one of the most prestigious film festivals, Cannes attracts an array of A-list celebrities from the film and fashion industries. Each year, the red carpet at Cannes becomes a stage for dazzling appearances, setting new fashion trends. This year, Sara Ali Khan made her much-anticipated debut at Cannes, adding to the excitement.
For her inaugural Cannes appearance, Sara donned a captivating pastel lehenga, designed by the acclaimed duo Abu Jani Sandeep Khosla. Opting for a traditional and ethnic look, Sara exuded grace as she adorned Dolly Jain’s intricate drapes. Her ensemble featured a pastel blouse adorned with silver embellishments and a plunging neckline. Complementing the top, she wore a long, flowy skirt showcasing ethnic patterns in shades of white. Completing her look, Sara gracefully draped a matching dupatta on her shoulders, fastened to her hair bun, with delicate white details and tulle borders. Sharing her enchanting pictures, she captioned them, “You Cannes do it.”
Sara further elevated her appearance with exquisite silver statement earrings adorned with yellow embedded stones, accompanied by a diamond bracelet on one hand. Her hairstylist, Sanky Evrus, skillfully styled her hair in a middle-parted bun, accentuating her serene backdrop of rocky terrain leading to a tranquil water body. Assisted by makeup artist Tanvi Chemburkar, Sara opted for a minimalistic makeup approach, allowing her ethnic ensemble to steal the spotlight. With nude eyeshadow, black eyeliner, kohl-rimmed eyes, voluminous lashes, contoured cheeks, and a nude lip shade, Sara flawlessly showcased her debut look at this year’s Cannes Film Festival.
Sara Ali Khan’s choice to wear a traditional lehenga on the international platform at the Cannes Film Festival left fans and admirers astounded. Her bold decision to showcase Indian culture and heritage through her attire garnered immense praise and appreciation. By donning the intricately designed lehenga, Sara not only displayed her personal style but also became a symbol of cultural representation.
Fans were thrilled to witness an Indian actress proudly embracing her roots on such a prestigious global stage. Sara’s choice resonated with many, inspiring a sense of pride and admiration for her efforts to showcase the beauty of Indian traditions to the world. Her impactful appearance at Cannes served as a reminder of the richness and diversity of Indian fashion and left a lasting impression on both her fans and the international audience. Here’s how people reacted to her choice of wearing a traditional lehenga at the Cannes Film Festival:
One user wrote, “The fact that you wore Indian outfits to an international event means a lot to me as a proud Indian woman who thinks there is nothing more beautiful than Indian outfits.” Another user wrote, “Sara soo proud of you for proudly presenting your nation’s cultures and traditions at an international event soooo gracefully!”
Someone wrote, “Thank you keeping with your culture. You look fabulous.” Another user wrote, “So Feeling Proud ,how u opted for a Indian Traditional Outfit❤” Someone wrote, “U look heavenly.. Most beautiful..You are actually looking like a gorgeous angel.” One user mentioned,”you’re looking stunning babe… It was your first cannes ✨ and you rocked it 🔥” Another wrote, “The Way You Represent India In Cannes❤❤”